Requires Photography

Approaching Storm

1940
Grant Wood (American, 1891–1942), Publisher Associated American Artists, New York


Catalogue Raisonné

Cole 19

Accession Number

45.180

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is the artist’s last print. Was the approaching storm an allusion to the events leading up to America’s entry into World War II? Perhaps Wood contemplated the enormous potential for change that loomed in the lives young midwest farmers. America’s entry into war.

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 2/8/1945

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen